We are Open!
We are excited to start welcoming guests back to the Zoo! For the health and safety of our staff, guests, and animals, we have made significant changes to the ticketing and entry process, as well as our daily operations.Learn More
Hours of Operation
MARCH 1 – OCTOBER 27
9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. daily
For a limited time, we have member-only hours from 8:00 to 9:00 a.m. every day (except Tuesdays)
The Zoo is open 364 days a year!
*Closed December 25
Getting to the Zoo
The Zoo is located three miles south of downtown Dallas, just off I-35E at the Ewing Ave. / Marsalis Ave. exit.
TxDOT is working on I-35E as part of a major construction project that is now underway and may affect your trip to the Zoo.
Be a great zoo guest
We’re so glad you’re visiting! Please note that we cannot guarantee all animals will be out and visible at all times. We ask that you please be respectful of the Zoo and our animals during your visit.